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Barbara Turnbull – Toronto Star Journalist with Quadriplegia (1965 – 2015)

Star reporter Barbara Turnbull overcame debilitating injury to carve out a superlative career By SAN GREWAL Urban Affairs Reporter  JACKIE HONG Staff ...
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Dave Mackey

Dave Mackey : Ultra Runner Chooses to Amputate His Leg

Why This Ultrarunner Chose to Amputate His Leg After a nasty accident and 13 reconstructive surgeries, Dave Mackey made one ...
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Wheelchair President Franklin Delano Roosevelt FDR

Wheelchair President Since FDR was stricken with polio at a young age, he could not walk. He had to have braces ...
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Been There Done That

Been There Done That – TTC Pressed to Fix Dangerous Subway Gaps

Been There Done That https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2016/10/24/ttc-pressed-to-fix-potentially-dangerous-subway-gaps.html TTC pressed to fix potentially dangerous subway gaps By BEN SPURR   Transportation Reporter Mon., Oct. 24, ...
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Organ Transplants

Organ Transplants : The Canadian Society of Transplantation has decided organ solicitation is “ethically and legally acceptable”

Organ Transplants https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2016/10/23/organs-for-the-rich-and-cute-should-patients-campaign-for-their-own-donors.html By ALEX BALLINGALL  News  Sun., Oct. 23, 2016 There are about 4,600 people waiting for organ transplants in ...
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